Top 10 Most Misleading Band Names and Music Artist Stage Names

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21 Queen (Freddie Mercury is a guy) Queen (Freddie Mercury is a guy) Queen are an English rock band formed in 1970. Members were Freddie Mercury (Vocals and Piano), Brian May (Guitar, Vocals), Roger Taylor (Drums, Vocals), and John Deacon (Bass Guitar, Vocals). Before forming into Queen, Brian May and Roger Taylor had played together in a band named Smile. Freddie Mercury ...read more.

So are Brian, Roger, and John for that matter. Unless you are watching the "I Want to Break Free" music video. - Torchpost

22 Portugal. The Man (American rock band)
23 Berlin (American Band)
24 iwrestledabearonce (they don't play hunting songs)

Legible name spelling: I wrestled a bear once
From a band with this name I expected songs like Deer Season Fever by Lo-Brau, or Fred Bear by Ted Nugent.
It's actually a metalcore band from the USA. - Metal_Treasure

25 Gamma Ray (their music is not electronic) Gamma Ray (their music is not electronic) Gamma Ray is a power metal band from Hamburg, northern Germany, founded and fronted by Kai Hansen after his departure from the German power metal band Helloween.

Power metal and speed metal from Germany. - Metal_Treasure

26 Frida Gold (band, not a solo artist)
27 Within Temptation (sounds like a band centering around occult themes) Within Temptation (sounds like a band centering around occult themes) Within Temptation is a Dutch symphonic metal band founded in April 1996 by vocalist Sharon den Adel and guitarist Robert Westerholt.
28 Silbermond (Alternative Rock/indie pop band) Silbermond (Alternative Rock/indie pop band) Silbermond is a German alternative rock band consisting of Stefanie KloƟ (vocals), Thomas Stolle (guitar), Johannes Stolle (bass), Andreas Nowak (drums) that formed in 2000. ...read more.

"Silver Moon".
Sounds way too mystical for a band that have absolutely nothimg mystical in their music or lyrics. Fits better for a symphonic metal, new age, gothic or at least emo band. - Martin_Canine

29 Jennifer Rostock (band, not a solo artist)
30 Bushido (German rapper of Tunisian descent, not Japanese)
31 Miss Montreal (Dutch music artist)

Montreal is the 2nd largest city in Canada. - Metal_Treasure

32 Bass Drum of Death (Punk, Not Death Metal or Deathcore)

American garage punk band formed in 2008 - Metal_Treasure

33 Hanoi Rocks (Finnish Rock Band, Not Vietnamese)

Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam. - Metal_Treasure

34 Austrian Death Machine (American Metal Band)

Side project of Tim Lambesis, singer for As I Lay Dying. It's a parody of- and tribute to Arnold Schwarzenegger's films. - Metal_Treasure

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